Mexico claimed a much-needed triumph against Honduras on Matchday 5 of the Final Round of the Concacaf World Cup Qualification for Qatar 2022 at Estadio Azteca. Here, check out the highlights and goals.
El Tri had a fantastic start to the game as Gerardo Martino's boys looked desperate for the opener. Sebastian Cordova paid back the coach's confidence in him by putting Mexico in front, while Rogelio Funes Mori silenced the critics again by extending their lead. Later, Hirving Lozano sealed the 3-0 win.
Mexico vs Honduras: Match Preview
Mexico and Honduras will face each other at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, today, October 10, 2021, at 7:00 PM (ET), in the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this Final Round Matchday 5 game, such as the preview, information, predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the match in the US.
This will be their 44th overall meeting. No surprise here as Mexico are the favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 25 occasions so far; Honduras have grabbed a triumph eight times to this day, and a great number of even 10 games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent match was played on July 24, 2021, when it ended in a 3-0 Mexico win in the 2021 Gold Cup. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash for the first time since then, this time at the CONCACAF World Cup 2022 Qualifiers.
Mexico vs Honduras: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
Mexico vs Honduras: Time By State in the U.S.
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
Mexico vs Honduras: Storylines
Mexico have been in a good form in the Final Round so far. In their first four games, they have two wins and two draws. Meanwhile, Honduras have been off to a disappointing start, drawing three games so far. In addition, they have one loss in their first four matches of the final stage.
Gerardo Martino's side currently sit in second place on the table with eight points in six games so far. On the other hand, La Bicolor are placed five positions below them, in seventh place with only three points won after six matches.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to April 1, 1935, when the Mexicans cruised to an 8-2 triumph in a Central American and Caribbean Games match. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see if either one of the clubs will grab the three points in Matchday 5 in the Final Qualifying Round.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Mexico vs Honduras in the U.S.
The 2022 CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers Third Round Matchday 5 game between Mexico and Honduras, to be played today at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, will be broadcasted on TUDN App, Univision NOW, TUDN USA, Univision, TUDN.com, Paramount+ in the United States.
Mexico vs Honduras: Predictions And Odds
The odds are heavily in favor of Mexico. FanDuel see them as the absolute favorites to claim another win in this stage and they have given them -390 odds. The away side Honduras, meanwhile, have a whopping +1100 odds to cause an upset this weekend, while a tie would result in a +420 payout.
* Odds by FanDuel